The appearance of the first roses in June always seem to me to herald in the summer. A pink rose in the rain in England’s Newstead Abbey. White roses abound in […]
Several photo apps that I use extensively have ‘frame’ options. This screen grab of a flower run though the photo app Snapseed shows some of the current 23 ‘frame’ options. […]
Ruffled peony in Stackables.Overblown pink peony in Snapseed. Peony collage done in Photoshop. Dark peony in Snapseed. Peony overlay in Photoshop. More about plants.
Playing around with plants from the Puerto Vallarta Botanical Garden. Anthurium in Stackables photo app. Split-Leaf Philodendron cut out in Photoshop and the background replaced. Another split-Leaf philodendron, this one […]
It’s tulip time again, and this month I wanted to design some book covers based on the 1637 tulip craze in Holland that resulted in the collapse of the world’s first […]
Some messing around with pink lotus photos in photo apps. Original photo of a spectacular lotus flower on the Mekong River in Vietnam. The image is quite sharp. This photo was zoomed in so much […]
Anthuriums have roughly heart or shovel shaped flowers with a spathe that extends outwards giving it its common name of ‘Little Boy Plant’. Pencil and oil pastel drawing of anthurium […]